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August 01, 2014
Bouchard orders two 6,000 hp ATB tugs at VT Halter Marine
AUGUST 1, 2014 — VT Halter Marine, Inc. today announced new contracts to build two Articulated Tug Barge (ATB) tugs for Bouchard Transportation Co., Inc. Measuring 130 feet by 38 feet by 22 feet, these 6,000 hp Twin Screw ATB tugs will be...
August 01, 2014
Seacor recognizes $14.7 million from Caterpillar settlement
AUGUST 1, 2014 — Back in June, Mobile, AL, headquartered law firm Cunningham Bounds, LLC reported that it had obtained a $46,000,000 settlement for its clients, Bender Shipbuilding and Repair Company, Inc. and "an international ship operator,"...
August 01, 2014
ABS and MARAD in new agreement on NDRF
AUGUST 1, 2014 — The American Bureau of Shipping (ABS) and the U.S. Maritime Administration (MARAD) have entered into a new Memorandum of Agreement (MOA) establishing the policies and procedures regarding the survey and classification of the...
August 01, 2014
Rolls-Royce gets $9 million to repair one LCS engine
AUGUST 1, 2014 — Rolls Royce Marine North America, Walpole, MA, is being awarded a $9,000,000 firm-fixed-price repair order (N00104-09-G-A755) for the repair of one Marine Trent 30 marine gas turbine engine for the Littoral Combat Ship (LCS)...
August 01, 2014
Marcon brokers sale of 1973-built U.S.-flag tug
AUGUST 1, 2014 — Marcon International, Inc. of Coupeville, WA, has brokered the sale of the U.S. flag ocean-going twin screw tug Melvin E. Lemmerhirt to U.S. buyers on a private & confidential basis. The 3,900 BHP tug was built in 1973 by...
August 01, 2014
Langh scrubber gains class approval
AUGUST 1, 2014 — The DeltaLangh exhaust gas cleaning system on Langh Ship's m/s Laura has received final class approval from Germanischer Lloyd. This is a significant milestone for the recently established scrubber...
July 31, 2014
W&O Europe inks distribution agreement with Tube-Mac
JULY 31, 20014 -- W&O Europe, a global supplier to the marine and marine offshore markets for pipe, valves and fittings, valve automation, and engineered solutions, has entered into a new partnership with original equipment manufacturer...
July 31, 2014
Hydrex carries out underwater PBCF installation
JULY 31, 2014 — Last month Hydrex installed Propeller Boss Cap Fins (PBCF) on a 289-meter tanker during the vessel's stop in Mokpo, South Korea. Propeller Boss Cap Fins (PBCF) can recover energy loss of a propeller hub vortex in the...
July 31, 2014
HOS beats analysts' expectations
JULY 31, 2014 — Covington, LA, headquartered Hornbeck Offshore Services, Inc. (NYSE:HOS) reported results for the second quarter ended June 30, 2014 that saw upstream revenue and EBITDA set new quarterly highs on the strength of fleet growth...
July 31, 2014
Shipyard De Hoop sea trials hybrid FSIV
JULY 31, 2014 — Shipyard De Hoop has recently conducted sea trials of its first hybrid propelled Fast Supply Intervention Vessel (FSIV) and reports that the results of the tests exceeded expectations. De Hoop's design focus was on "speed...

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